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15 Things That Mean Something Completely Different On "Fixer Upper"

"Antique" = something Joanna loves more than life itself.

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1. Shiplap

What it usually means: Made up of two unrelated words that mean a large boat and the area above a person's knees.What it means on Fixer Upper: Something every house in Texas has to have according to Chip and Jojo.
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What it usually means: Made up of two unrelated words that mean a large boat and the area above a person's knees.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something every house in Texas has to have according to Chip and Jojo.

2. Barn door

What it usually means: The large door of a barn.What it means on Fixer Upper: An old sliding wood door that is probably now your bathroom door if Joanna has anything to say about it.
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What it usually means: The large door of a barn.

What it means on Fixer Upper: An old sliding wood door that is probably now your bathroom door if Joanna has anything to say about it.

3. Poster

What it usually means: A large printed picture used for decoration.What it means on Fixer Upper: A massive house-sized picture that probably costs as much as the house itself.
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What it usually means: A large printed picture used for decoration.

What it means on Fixer Upper: A massive house-sized picture that probably costs as much as the house itself.

4. Chip

What it usually means: A thin slice of food made crisp by being fried, baked, or dried and typically eaten as a snack.What it means on Fixer Upper: Good with his hands, Joanna's other half, professional jokester, belly rubber, and occasional bug eater.
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What it usually means: A thin slice of food made crisp by being fried, baked, or dried and typically eaten as a snack.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Good with his hands, Joanna's other half, professional jokester, belly rubber, and occasional bug eater.

5. Crown

What it usually means: A long, narrow decorative piece of wood.What it means on Fixer Upper: A "necessary" and expensive feature that no one will ever really notice.
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What it usually means: A long, narrow decorative piece of wood.

What it means on Fixer Upper: A "necessary" and expensive feature that no one will ever really notice.

6. Antique

What it usually means: An object such as a piece of furniture or work of art that has a high value because of its considerable age.What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna loves more than life itself.
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What it usually means: An object such as a piece of furniture or work of art that has a high value because of its considerable age.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna loves more than life itself.

7. Fixer-Upper

What it usually means: A house in need of repairs.What it means on Fixer Upper: Something you never wanted to buy until you started watching this show.
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What it usually means: A house in need of repairs.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something you never wanted to buy until you started watching this show.

8. Budget

What it usually means: An estimate of income and expenditure for a set period of time.What it means on Fixer Upper: A monetary amount that will be affected when Joanna says "something went wrong" over speakerphone.
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What it usually means: An estimate of income and expenditure for a set period of time.

What it means on Fixer Upper: A monetary amount that will be affected when Joanna says "something went wrong" over speakerphone.

9. Belly

What it usually means: The stomach.What it means on Fixer Upper: Chip's stomach, also known as the third star of this show.
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What it usually means: The stomach.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Chip's stomach, also known as the third star of this show.

10. Magnolia

What it usually means: Any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia, having large, usually fragrant flowers. What it means on Fixer Upper: Where you want to spend all your money.
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What it usually means: Any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia, having large, usually fragrant flowers.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Where you want to spend all your money.

11. Wall

What it usually means: A structure that divides two rooms.What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna wants to tear down.
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What it usually means: A structure that divides two rooms.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna wants to tear down.

12. Character

What it usually means: An individual's personality.What it means on Fixer Upper: Something a piece of wood can have.
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What it usually means: An individual's personality.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something a piece of wood can have.

13. Texas

What it usually means: A state in the United States of America.What it means on Fixer Upper: Home to the iconic city of Waco.
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What it usually means: A state in the United States of America.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Home to the iconic city of Waco.

14. Stage

What it usually means: A raised platform.What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna creates that we only wish could stay forever.
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What it usually means: A raised platform.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna creates that we only wish could stay forever.

15. Goals

What it usually means: Something you are trying to achieve.What it means on Fixer Upper: Chip and Joanna.
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What it usually means: Something you are trying to achieve.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Chip and Joanna.

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